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Forum: performance & modifications Today, 03:58 PM
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Posted By thelostartof
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=27228...

https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=272289

Last time the engine was together it looked like this
http://thelostartof.net/rps20160129_220022_297.jpg

Go to the end post and work your...
Forum: performance & modifications Today, 03:38 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 155
Posted By thelostartof
I did 12.0@112.5mph on LH 2.4 on a stock block...

I did 12.0@112.5mph on LH 2.4 on a stock block and stock head. Race weight for my car was 3250. That was with an aw71 shifting right around 6900rpm.

For sure it can be done, you just need...
Forum: events 03-20-2019, 02:31 PM
Replies: 1,022
Views: 47,958
Posted By thelostartof
Ok because it makes no sense that we didn't have...

Ok because it makes no sense that we didn't have any big meets when the weather was great so let's start having some now.

Either way this Saturday and Sunday I have a ton of car stuff I need to...
Forum: performance & modifications 03-09-2019, 01:26 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 497
Posted By thelostartof
Recommendations for hydraulic T5 TO bearing?

So let's say that someone was tired of the clutch fork headache of a t5 and wanted to go with a hydraulic TO bearing setup. Has anyone run one or have recommendations for a good unit to run?
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-06-2019, 11:08 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 382
Posted By thelostartof
These are a dime a dozen, find a used one. I...

These are a dime a dozen, find a used one. I have never seen one fail like that. What hit it?
Forum: performance & modifications 03-06-2019, 07:24 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 841
Posted By thelostartof
+12 to this, make your own and if you have issues...

+12 to this, make your own and if you have issues then see about going someplace else for something better

http://thelostartof.net/rps20190306_052120_933.jpg
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Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 10:26 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 896
Posted By thelostartof
https://www.rimsntires.com/specspro.jsp This...

https://www.rimsntires.com/specspro.jsp

This should give you an idea on tire sizes and offset.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-27-2019, 12:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 896
Posted By thelostartof
Do **** right http://www.motorsport-tech.com

Do **** right

http://www.motorsport-tech.com
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-25-2019, 08:02 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 652
Posted By thelostartof
Bypass of the Neutral Safety Switch you can run a...

Bypass of the Neutral Safety Switch you can run a wire from there to the starters small post when your NSS fails.
Forum: performance & modifications 02-25-2019, 07:41 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 826
Posted By thelostartof
What is the ECU part number? I can make you a...

What is the ECU part number? I can make you a stock chip for it or my base set of chips for the stock sized AMM.....PM me we can talk details.

Otherwise have you checked the ECT and pressurized...
Forum: performance & modifications 02-24-2019, 11:22 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By thelostartof
I haven't driven the car at more than 7-8psi, the...

I haven't driven the car at more than 7-8psi, the owner recently turned the boost up to 12-13psi and said it pulls harder than his 16t did at 15/16psi. The car is an m46 car with I think an rsi...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-23-2019, 05:50 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 444
Posted By thelostartof
Nice install, I did this on my car to keep the...

Nice install, I did this on my car to keep the oem filter. yes it is faily loud but being that I have a full 3.5" exhaust on the car I have other noise issues.

http://thelostartof.net/B044_3733.JPG
Forum: performance & modifications 02-22-2019, 02:04 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 838
Posted By thelostartof
I put a k24 on a locals 1992 745t. What info...

I put a k24 on a locals 1992 745t. What info did you want about it?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 02-01-2019, 11:50 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 546
Posted By thelostartof
https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=24661...

https://forums.tbforums.com/showthread.php?t=246617

I have one of these valves in my 744t, 944 and 945t and I have had zero failures in 10+ years and that is in 110+deg AZ heat.
Forum: performance & modifications 01-16-2019, 10:55 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 761
Posted By thelostartof
Rex/Regina was from 1989-1995 on NA federal...

Rex/Regina was from 1989-1995 on NA federal emissions 7/9 series. This doesn't mean sold in one of the 49 States but built for sale for these states. I have owned a few Regina n/a cars.
Forum: aftermarket engine management 01-09-2019, 04:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 534
Posted By thelostartof
Do the basic bolt ons and see how far you can go...

Do the basic bolt ons and see how far you can go with LH, once you start having issues go MS.

Or go MS now when it is stock and everything works so you can learn to tune and you know it all works....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-31-2018, 08:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 951
Posted By thelostartof
You can buy pistons from Yoshifab or any major...

You can buy pistons from Yoshifab or any major piston builder with the cutouts for the valves already there, talk to an engine builder.

Personally I would just bolt on a head and rock it.
...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-30-2018, 08:44 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 777
Posted By thelostartof
What oil was in it? What brand oil did you use?

What oil was in it? What brand oil did you use?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-29-2018, 12:41 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 951
Posted By thelostartof
Wouldn't it be cheaper to just order new pistons...

Wouldn't it be cheaper to just order new pistons with the cutouts in them than paying a machine shop to do it? This is why the Yoshi fan kit is priced as such.

So if the releifs are not deep...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-29-2018, 12:19 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,304
Posted By thelostartof
$44...I paid $28 each for the 850 calipers... So...

$44...I paid $28 each for the 850 calipers... So how is this cheaper...and uses the same hoses.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-26-2018, 11:26 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,304
Posted By thelostartof
286mm is not really an upgrade. You could just...

286mm is not really an upgrade. You could just do the 850 calipers and rotors and go with a 302mm option.....

The jumbo rotors are technically smaller In diameter than the rotors before them. ...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 02:44 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By thelostartof
Iirc the Ford SHO with the v6 had Bosch injectors...

Iirc the Ford SHO with the v6 had Bosch injectors with a split pattern. I will check my pile of injectors as I might still have some around but the spray pattern is very defined split spray.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 01:42 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By thelostartof
I figure he was asking since the YB engine is a...

I figure he was asking since the YB engine is a DOHC so split port. Some Injectors I have seen for split ports have a split spray pattern.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 01:18 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By thelostartof
The Porsche 944T is a single port 8v isn't it? ...

The Porsche 944T is a single port 8v isn't it? The later model 968s had the 16v na option, but weren't those also 3.0L?
Forum: performance & modifications 12-18-2018, 11:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By thelostartof
The pump is not plug in play, but as long as it...

The pump is not plug in play, but as long as it comes with the plug for the pump you can just splice it in place to the oem wiring.

The injectors look like they should work, I do not know if they...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-17-2018, 08:32 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,013
Posted By thelostartof
http://users.erols.com/srweiss/tableifc.htm#BOSCHy...

http://users.erols.com/srweiss/tableifc.htm#BOSCHy

Looks like those flow around 37lb/hr around 3 bar.

So on paper I would guess they look to be a nice little upgrade.

What part number...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-16-2018, 12:46 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,399
Posted By thelostartof
Stock pistons. That's it, more than a few have...

Stock pistons. That's it, more than a few have taken a 16v head and bolted it to a b230 without any work. Yes we have done the putty trick.
Forum: performance & modifications 12-15-2018, 05:35 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,399
Posted By thelostartof
b230f, stock 16v cams, 7000rpm rev limiter, stock...

b230f, stock 16v cams, 7000rpm rev limiter, stock springs.

The car is a 244 w/ Getrag is a b230f with a J pipe manifold and hy35cw that ran on LH 2.4 for years before going to Civinco and then MS....
Forum: performance & modifications 12-14-2018, 09:30 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 1,399
Posted By thelostartof
For what it's worth it is not needed to cut the...

For what it's worth it is not needed to cut the reliefs. We have put 16v heads on a few engines without them and some 10+years later both engines run fine.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-12-2018, 03:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
The car needs some love, and I have plans to ruin...

The car needs some love, and I have plans to ruin it for the time being while I work on fixing issues with it. Long term I want to white block and t5 swap it. Until then it might just sit and be...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-12-2018, 03:07 PM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,387
Posted By thelostartof
I used to run my hy35cw powered car up to a 7100...

I used to run my hy35cw powered car up to a 7100 limiter on a stock unported head without any valve train issues or block issues.

This was at 26psi.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
Well the car passed the dyno test, failed...

Well the car passed the dyno test, failed evaporative. Ha, so I am going to change the tank seal and see how that goes. I already replaced a possible cracked hose at the charcoal can, idiot me...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-06-2018, 10:05 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
I totally do not want to take it apart and put it...

I totally do not want to take it apart and put it together without new parts, and I need it to at least try to pass emissions today. So......there i fixed it for now until the parts I need to order...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2018, 10:32 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
Ok this is going to be fun, it looks like the...

Ok this is going to be fun, it looks like the steel shifter is sticking into the chrome sleeve enough that I cannot just push new wires in there, so I am going to have to remove the entire shifter...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
Found it . . now to figure out how to get the...

Found it . . now to figure out how to get the wires back into the shifter. Anyone have a good guide on how to take apart an m46 shifter?

http://thelostartof.net/rps20181205_160903_431.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2018, 04:25 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
Great info thanks, if I can find some time this...

Great info thanks, if I can find some time this afternoon I will check it out.

Funny thing is this car had an m47 in it first, but that trans ate itself so an m46 was swapped in. So I have all of...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 12-05-2018, 10:20 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,099
Posted By thelostartof
m46 o/d wiring issues?

Ok so I figured I would ask here before I dig to much into the car as I figure this is a fairly simple issue.

I picked up a 1991 745T (SE) that had been swapped from AW71 to m46. The OD worked...
Forum: performance & modifications 12-05-2018, 12:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 2,241
Posted By thelostartof
Myself I have never had a oil return oring blow...

Myself I have never had a oil return oring blow out like that even on my 200k+ mile 350whp car running 25+psi.

Sounds more like a crank case pressure issue.
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2018, 08:13 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,039
Posted By thelostartof
It better not, I need another set of valves and...

It better not, I need another set of valves and springs for my spare 531 but I do not have the $ to spend so wait please. Ha
Forum: performance & modifications 11-27-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 969
Posted By thelostartof
If you remove your stock chip you should be able...

If you remove your stock chip you should be able to read it to get the base bin, what you will need are the xdfs for your bin file. What is your ecu number?

Also...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-26-2018, 02:26 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 1,039
Posted By thelostartof
Best to get new seats installed to match and work...

Best to get new seats installed to match and work with the valves. I just had a set of valves and springs from the GB installed on a head for my 740 and just got the head back from the machine shop...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2018, 11:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,258
Posted By thelostartof
If the car was a 760 or 940se it would be cake as...

If the car was a 760 or 940se it would be cake as you can get new tumbers for them, for the base 740 and 940 they do not have removable tumbers at least not easy.

So I guess I just need to keep...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2018, 04:28 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,258
Posted By thelostartof
I just called my local dealer and they said to...

I just called my local dealer and they said to old and no dealer can do it, which dealer did you use?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 11-05-2018, 01:56 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 1,258
Posted By thelostartof
7/9 series replacement key?

Asking for a friend who lost their only key for thier 1991 940T. Local dealer told them they can no longer make a new key because the car is too old. Is this the reality of these cars ?


What...
Forum: performance & modifications 11-01-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,668
Posted By thelostartof
301whp and 326ft lb's of torque. . . all day long...

301whp and 326ft lb's of torque. . . all day long with a 3000rpm stall.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-29-2018, 06:07 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 784
Posted By thelostartof
Do you have a wideband? If so what does it say...

Do you have a wideband? If so what does it say the afrs are when running?

If you have a no start check the basics, is there spark? Check the rpm sensor and power stage.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 10-29-2018, 03:44 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 983
Posted By thelostartof
As already said it goes to the small fitting on...

As already said it goes to the small fitting on the top of the rad, the overflow from the rad goes Into the overflow tank. Any excess pressure of fluid is vented by the cap.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-28-2018, 09:09 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,668
Posted By thelostartof
What size Holset? how much boost? On the...

What size Holset? how much boost?

On the street a late model AW71 with the accumulator mod and good clean fluid and a good trans cooler should last its entire life at 300-350whp without any...
Forum: performance & modifications 10-24-2018, 12:04 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,531
Posted By thelostartof
Nope, I have run my v16t cam with a stock na and...

Nope, I have run my v16t cam with a stock na and turbo head up to 7100rpm without any issues.
Forum: performance & modifications 10-23-2018, 11:21 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 1,531
Posted By thelostartof
The v15 T is the same cam as IPD,. Get the v16t...

The v15 T is the same cam as IPD,. Get the v16t or go bigger.

Also as said email them, I have bought a v15t and v16t from the mover the years.
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